Part Time Merchandiser–Mornings to Mid-afternoons - Monday- Friday
Hours and Pay: 20-30 hours per week - $13-$15 per hour depending on experience.
What we Offer
Part Time Field: Mileage and Travel Time Reimbursements; Paid training; Ongoing career development; Performance Incentive Plan
The Merchandiser role consists of an individual who can improve the consumer buying experience by creating merchandising solutions in their assigned stores. The retail merchandiser's duties include but are not limited to cultivating relationships with in-store management, executing merchandising resets, building retail displays, and managing the merchandising of impulse items displayed on clip strips & j-hooks in specific areas of supermarkets. They are also responsible for the proper implementation of plan-o-grams, new item placement, void corrections, stock rotation, and building displays. The ideal candidate is a self-starter, quick learner, has a strong attention to detail, and works well in independent situations. They must possess excellent organizational skills, strong communication skills and the ability to build relationships with business partners.
Duties & Responsibilities
Maintain store presentation standards through building displays, fixture installation, store sets, shelf maintenance, down stock, retrofits, inventory reconciliation, display maintenance, and POP installation
Identify opportunities for incremental display space to drive volume goals
Cover multiple stores daily on an assigned route
Build relationships with business partners and store management
Assist and monitor customer satisfaction
Collaborate with supervisors on all significant initiatives (new product introductions, contests, etc.)
Maintain full distribution and display of products on assigned accounts
Understand and demonstrate safe work practices at all times to ensure a safe work environment.
Comply with all company policies and procedures.
Perform special projects and other duties as assigned by supervisor
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Strong organizational skills with ability to schedule your time efficiently
Competitive drive to succeed
Available morning and afternoon hours, Monday-Friday
Flexible and adaptable to change
Ability to work efficiently with a high level of independence and initiative, self-motivated
Detail-oriented, and able to handle a fast-paced work environment
Ability to read and follow planograms and assemble store fixtures and displays
Be a proactive, good problem solver, and possess excellent communication skills
Have excellent time management skills and a commitment to meeting tight deadlines
Experience and Credentials
High School Diploma or GED or equivalent experience required
Must be 18 or older
1 to 2 years previous merchandising, grocery or retail sales experience preferred
Ability to lift up to 35 pounds and be on feet for 3 to 8 hours
Must have reliable transportation
Must have reliable access to a computer, internet and printer to use for company related business; like ordering, GPS tracking, and time recording
Must be computer literate and able to operate a smart phone or tablet utilizing different applications and internet for company business, like ordering, GPS tracking, and time recording
Must be able to read, speak and understand English
About the Organization
With the industry's largest database of retail intelligence, the deepest inventory of impulse products, and the most experienced team, we're the premier strategic merchandising partner to North America's retailers.
Jacent sources, warehouses, ships, and stocks over 3,500 impulse items to 14,000 retail stores across the US, Canada, and Puerto Rico. We create a strategic merchandising plan for each store-then place the ideal impulse items in the ideal locations, with follow-up re-ordering and re-stocking. In addition to our impulse business, Jacent offers retail insights and services, such as audits and shelf stocking, to help stores run at peak efficiency.
The result of our work is two-fold: By connecting consumers with the right items-even ones they didn't know they were looking for-we inspire shopping experiences. And in the process, we're helping our retail customers generate incremental sales. It's a win-win.
The Company will make all employment decisions regarding employees and applicants for employment without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, age, disability, pregnancy, marital status, veteran status, alien age or citizenship status, creed, genetic predisposition or carrier status, status as a victim of domestic violence, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law.